Category Archives: Activities Advocacy

Helmet Awareness and Distribution Campaign – International Women’s Day

8 March 2010, Chandigarh, India.

The Hon’ble Court has exempted women of a particular religion from wearing helmets considering their religious sentiments. Since it is difficult to identify women religion wise, most of the women don’t wear safety helmets. We held an awareness campaign along more »

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Jagman Jagriti Ki

ArriveSAFE society, Chandigarh in association with Haryana Police, Panchkula initiated ‘Jagmag Jagriti Ki at Panchkula. The campaign educated vulnerable road users about responsible road behaviour through posters and interaction. In pursuance of its goal of saving valuable lives, ArriveSAFE profiled more »

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Bonding for a Safe Lifetime Journey

ArriveSAFE in association with Chandigarh Traffic Police organized ‘BONDING FOR A SAFE LIFETIME JOURNEY’ on the auspicious occasion of Rakhi . The drive was undertaken to personally reach out to girls and women of the city with special Rakhis that more »

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Test conducted for Drivers of Government Department

ArriveSAFE conducted test for candidates for the post of drivers for a Government Department on 11th and 12th of July 2009. It was for the first time that such an initiative. It was a Multimedia based multiple choice question based more »

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Road safety Campaigns

In March 2009 ArriveSAFE organised awareness campaign on behalf of Ministry of Surface Transport and Highways, Government of India. ArriveSAFE with the support of Chandigarh Traffic Police, Chandigarh Transport Undertaking and Registration & Licensing Authority, Chandigarh reached to a cross-section more »

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Quiz on Road safety at Chennai

A quiz on road safety was conducted on 12.1.2009 at the Madras School of Social Work, Egmore, Chennai in partnership with Lions Club Of Silver Pearls. The National Service Scheme (NSS) program office Prof. Lavanya welcomed the gathering. The Principal more »

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World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims – 2008

ArriveSAFE, observed the United Nations World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims on Sunday 16th of November at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh in association with The Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation Limited (CITCO) and AIESEC, an International Student Organization. more »

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Don’t Drink and Drive Campaign

As part of our initiatives, last Diwali a special “Don’t Drink and Drive Campaign” was held in sector 17 piazza in coordination with Chandigarh Traffic Police along with the support of AIESEC. As part of the event, Greeting Cards with more »

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Seminar/Talk on Road Safety with focus on students at Udaipur, Rajasthan

Lions Club, Udaipur organized a talk on 6th October 2008 for the students of class 11th and 12th of every school of Udaipur telling them about the hazards of sloppy driving habits and the ill effects of not following traffic more »

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Candle Light Vigil

We joined the family of the deceased to mark the 1st anniversary. It’s a very sad scene with the close family members out there with moist eyes. Life goes on for other road users, some of them looking staring as more »

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Road Safety Week 2008

ArriveSafe conducted various activities with the Chandigarh Traffic Police and Haryana Police during the Road Safety Week. Banners against drunken driving and unsafe driving were put up at all dhabas (roadside eating joints) and liquor vends in Kurukshetra district of more »

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Collision Course – A UNO BBC Documentary

Harman Singh Sidhu, President of ArriveSafe Society of Chandigarh, who has been selected as protagonist by UN Global Road Safety Week starting on the 23rd April 07 is back after visiting Sao Paulo, Brazil & New Delhi, India. The road more »

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Faces behind the figures: voices of road traffic crash victims and their families

The World Health Organization and the Association for Safe International Road Travel have jointly developed a book entitled “Faces behind the figures: voices of road traffic crash victims and their families”, to put a human face on the statistics presented more »

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Road Safety Week 2007

As each year, ArriveSafe enthusiastically celebrated Road Safety Week, held from 2nd January to 7th January 2007in co-ordination with the Chandigarh Traffic Police and Ambala Police. The Road Safety Week was marked with a series of activities. A software developed more »

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World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

ArriveSafe and Chandigarh Traffic Police organised a workshop on road safety rules at Dev Samaj College for Girls, Chandigarh. The workshop was organised to remember road traffic accident victims who lost their lives in various accidents. Traffic rules and regulations more »

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Leaflets aimed to create traffic awareness

Road activity grows as the economy grows. As travel and transport activity increases, so does the risk of accidents and incidents. We are designing leaflets to raise awareness of the optimum way of tackling traffic situations, understanding of road positioning more »

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ASIRT-WHO

Submission of a chapter for the joint book of the World Health Organization (WHO) and Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT) “FACES BEHIND THE FIGURES – VOICES OF ROAD TRAFFIC INJURY VICTIMS AND THEIR FAMILIES.“ There is growing research more »

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Sukriti Social Foundation

Sukriti social foundation is a Chennai based NGO working for the disabled. It works in the areas of Advocacy Prevention of disability Distribution of assistive devices Job placements for the disabled As part of their efforts to prevent disability, they more »

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IIT Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is one of the premier institutions established by the government of India. The traffic group at IIT Kanpur works to make residents and students of IIT Kanpur aware about rpad safety and traffic rules. We more »

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Sustainable Urban Transport Project

Sustainable Urban Transport Project SUTP-Asia is a partnership between the German Technical Cooperation (GTZ), the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA, CITYNET and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) which aims to help developing world more »

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